Saturday, January 19, 2019
Brent oil rises back above $80 as Iran sanctions loom

Budget 2018: Experts say $45 benchmark for crude ‘very reasonable’

Some experts on Wednesday lauded the $45 per barrel benchmark for crude oil in the 2018 budget proposal President Muhammadu Buhari presented to a...
Brent oil rises back above $80 as Iran sanctions loom

Oil markets firm, approximately $70 on expected extension of production cuts

Oil markets were firm on Monday, with Brent crude opening above 60 dollars per barrel on expectations an OPEC-led production cut due to expire...
Insurance contributes less than 1% to Nigeria’s GDP - Business Lawyer

Insurance contributes less than 1% to Nigeria’s GDP – Business Lawyer

The contribution of insurance to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is less than one per cent, a business lawyer, Mr Dominic Ochaba, said on...

Elumelu: Making progress requires priority in SMEs, creative sector

The Chairman of African proprietary investment company, Heirs Holdings, Tony O. Elumelu, CON has called on the government to prioritise SMEs, the Creative Sector...
FG reiterates commitment to implement ERGP

Economic Summit: FG faithful to implement ERGP – Minister

Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister of Budget and National Planning, has said that Federal Government was committed to the faithful implementation of the Economic...
LCCI lauds Nigeria’s improved ranking in Global Competitiveness Index

Economy to lose N150bn daily to PENGASSAN, NUPENG proposed strike – LCCI

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has warned that the economy would lose an estimated N150 billion daily, if the proposed strike...
Auditor-General tasks auditors on ethics

Auditor-General tasks auditors on ethics

The Office of the Auditor-General for the Federation (OAuGF) has charged members of staff to discharge their duties with diligence and commitment. The Auditor-General for...

UBA Foundation announces call For entries for 2017 essay competition

UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has announced the call for entries for the 2017...
FG approves 2 Executive Orders, 5 Amendment Bills to reduce tax burden on Nigerians

Statistics is important in achieving Nigeria’s economic growth – Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Monday said that accurate statistics was vital in the fight against corruption and achievement of the...
Recession exit: South-Africa-based don makes case for sustainable growth

Recession exit: South-Africa-based don makes case for sustainable growth

A South- Africa-based don, Mr Christopher Ifeacho, says sustainable growth must be maintained to ensure that the Nigerian economy remains out...